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Pic: Jon Jones Looks Ridiculously Ripped And Ready Days Out From Daniel Cormier Rematch

Jon Jones has whipped himself into tremendous shape ahead of his return to the octagon on Saturday night and his long-awaited rematch with bitter rival Daniel Cormier. During an Instagram live video on Tuesday night, Jones stood up and gave fans a quick pose and the former UFC light-heavyweight champion looked absolutely shredded. (Thanks to MMAJunkie’s Chamatkar Sandhu for sharing …

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Watch: ‘I Can Be Fat, But My D*ck Works’ – Cormier Takes A Shot At Jones In Episode One Of UFC 214 Embedded

With the rematch between UFC light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier and former pound for pound number one Jon Jones just days away, these are anxious times for MMA fans everywhere. They should probably be exciting days, days filled with gleeful anticipation, but, unfortunately, we have been here before and been left horribly disappointed. On Monday night, however, the UFC released the …

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Watch: Daniel Cormier And Jon Jones Engage In Uncomfortably Tense Interview With Brian Stann

Jon Jones seemed to be in an intensely foul mood on Saturday night, when he and UFC light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier spoke to UFC analyst Brian Stann via satellite from separate locations. Jones’ responses to Stann’s questions were often curt and he sat with a blank expression on his face throughout most of the interview. Earlier in the week, Jones …

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Jon Jones Exhibits Absolutely No Chill As He Rips Into Daniel Cormier Over Recent Social Media Post

With less than two weeks to go until the pair’s long-long-awaited rematch, UFC light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier has every right to believe that he has gotten under the skin of former champion Jon Jones. On Monday, after being pounded by a hail of negative comments from Jones on both Twitter and Instagram, Cormier posted a cutting response to his bitter …

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Where Does The UFC’s Light-Heavyweight Division Go From Here?

At UFC Fight Night 109, we saw the best Alexander Gustafsson yet. But it also revealed the glaring issues facing the light-heavyweight division. This is a fighter who beat Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier in many peoples’ eyes. Frankly, he’s the only other fighter to ask any questions of either man, such has been their joint dominance of the light-heavyweight …

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Twitter: Jon Jones Fires Back At Daniel Cormier Over Latest PED Accusations

In recent days, both of Jon Jones’ most famous and bitter rivals have fired accusations of performance enhancing drug(PED) use at the former UFC light-heavyweight champion. On Monday’s edition of The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani, Sweden’s Alexander Gustafsson suggested the Jones that scored a controversial decision win over him in an enthralling five-round battle back in September of 2013 …

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Daniel Cormier’s Brilliant Response When Asked How He’d Fair Against Anthony Joshua

Well, this was rather refreshing to see… In the midst of the Conor McGregor era, MMA seems to have lost its way somewhat with fighters becoming increasingly obsessed with ‘money fights’ rather than championship belts. Several divisions have now been stalled by champions waiting for blockbuster fights rather than taking on the respective number one contender and, with Conor McGregor …

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Daniel Cormier’s Recent Tweets Strongly Suggest Jimi Manuwa Will Be His Next Challenger

After he finished Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson the weekend before last in Buffalo, UFC light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier had words for two top contenders sitting cageside. “You can’t beat me, Jimi. Jimi, you could come in here with your bare knuckle and punch me. I will eat that,” Cormier said to hard-hitting Brit Jimi Manuwa. “You can’t beat me, Jimi. You …

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Twitter: Daniel Cormier Accuses Jon Jones Of ‘Juicing’, Engages In War Of Words With Jimi Manuwa

Considering it’s a division that’s continuously criticised for lacking depth, Daniel Cormier is not short of interesting challengers for his UFC light-heavyweight belt. ‘DC’s next title defence will undoubtedly be against either a returning Jon Jones or the streaking Jimi Manuwa and earlier this week the former Olympic wrestler fired shots at both men on social media. Following the UFC …

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Watch: Awesome New Promo For Inevitable Jon Jones Vs Daniel Cormier II

LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 03: Light heavyweight champion Jon Jones waits in a timeout as he defends his title against Daniel Cormier during the UFC 182 event at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on January 3, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Jones retained his title by unanimous decision. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)

With Jon Jones set to return from suspension this July, many suspect that the inevitable rematch with current champion Daniel Cormier could arrive as early as the UFC 213 main event. Two massive bouts have already been confirmed for UFC 213 with Donald Cerrone set to throw down against Robbie Lawler while a bantamweight title fight between Cody Garbrandt and …

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Watch: UFC Fighter And BJJ Star Ably Demonstrate The Now Infamous Weigh-In Towel Trick

Daniel Cormier told Ariel Helwani on last night’s edition of The MMA Hour that the weight cut he endured ahead of UFC 210 was “the hardest” of his career to date. Surprising really, considering how quickly those last 1.2lbs came off. When ‘D.C’ first weighed in on Friday morning, he was 206.2lbs. Moments later, the UFC light-heavyweight champion stood atop the …

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Johnson Team Seeking 20% Of Daniel Cormier’s Purse In Appeal Over UFC 210 Weigh-in Controversy

Despite his initial nonchalance regarding the incident, it has emerged that Anthony Johnson’s team are preparing to file an official appeal with the New York State Athletic Commission over Daniel Cormier’s controversial UFC 210 weigh-in. Cormier hit the scales at 206.2lbs in Buffalo on Friday morning, 1.2lbs over the light-heavyweight championship limit, but arrived back a couple of minutes later …

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Corner Transcript Shows Anthony Johnson’s Coaches Were Baffled By Decision To Wrestle D.C, Not To Mention Infuriated

On a couple of occasions in recent months, UFC light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier claimed that he planned to eschew his wrestling game in favour of standing and trading with terrifyingly explosive striker Anthony Johnson in their UFC 210 rematch. On the night, however, it was Johnson who neglected to use his strengths and chose instead to play to those of …

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